Accession Number : ADA482915


Title :   Progress Toward Security and Stability in Afghanistan


Descriptive Note : Congressional rept.


Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a482915.pdf


Report Date : Jun 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 74


Abstract : This report to Congress is submitted consistent with Section 1230 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (Public Law 110-181). It includes a description of the comprehensive strategy of the United States for security and stability in Afghanistan. This report is the first in a series of reports required every 180 days through fiscal year 2010 and has been prepared in coordination with the Secretary of State, the Director of National Intelligence, the Attorney General, the Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, and the Secretary of Agriculture. This assessment complements other reports and information about Afghanistan provided to the Congress; however, it is not intended as a single source of all information about the combined efforts or the future strategy of the United States, its Coalition Partners, or Afghanistan. The information contained in this report is current as of April 10, 2008.


Descriptors :   *SECURITY , *ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT , *COUNTERINSURGENCY , *AFGHANISTAN , *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , *GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN) , *STRATEGY , *STABILITY , LOCAL GOVERNMENT , PAKISTAN , NATURAL RESOURCES , MILITARY EQUIPMENT , NATO FORCES , RECRUITING , MILITARY TRAINING , PUBLIC HEALTH , PERSONNEL RETENTION , UNEMPLOYMENT , EDUCATION , IRAN , UNITED STATES , TRANSPORTATION , AGRICULTURE , MILITARY OPERATIONS , THREATS


Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Sociology and Law
      Military Forces and Organizations
      Unconventional Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE